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 This 13.5 magnitude tiny comet is in the Cygnus Milkyway and gets nearly lost amongst the thousands of field stars. Only a very slight green hue, this round object is well placed near the zenith on November evenings. This is a 15 minute exposure set, with the 12.5" f/5 Newt.

Lens:  12.5" f/5 Home bult Newtonian
Platform:  Astrophysics AP1200 
Exposure:  15m LRGB
Location:  Payson, Arizona
Elevation:  5150 ft.
Sky:  Seeing  7/10, Transparency 8/10
Outside Temperature:  40F
Processing Tools:  Maxim DL, Photoshop CS2

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